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I’m Learning Every Day’ – KBS Frontline Associate Reflects on her Promotion to Manager

Thursday, September 1, 2022

KBS managers saw Maritza Ascencio Urbina’s potential almost right from the beginning: her store was always clean, her immediate managers loved her, and they never heard anything but positive things. So, when an opening for a Zone Manager in Southern California opened up, it did not take long for Maritza’s name to come up.

“I didn’t believe it at first, but I thought this was my opportunity to grow,” she said of getting offered the promotion. “It was crazy that day, but I accepted, and here I am now.

Her manager, Brenda Visselli Duarte, said Maritza continues to grow and has gone beyond the possibilities she thought she had. Maritza said she is thankful for the opportunity is learning new things every day. Click on the video to learn more about Maritza’s KBS story.